Karle in 2009
June 18, 1918
|Died||June 6, 2013 (aged 94)|
|Alma mater||City College of New York|
University of Michigan
|Spouse(s)||Isabella Helen (Lugoski) Karle (m. 1942; 3 children)|
|Awards||Nobel Prize in Chemistry in 1985|
|Doctoral advisor||Lawrence O. Brockway|
Karle was a former president of both the American Crystallographic Association (ACA) (1972) and the IUCr (1981-1984), as well as a co-recipient of the 1985 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for his work on direct methods. Among the many additional honors he received for his work, he was elected to the National Academy of Sciences in 1976 and the American Philosophical Society in 1990.
References[change | change source]
- NRL Scientists Receive 1985 Nobel Prize in Chemistry, United States Naval Research Laboratory. Accessed September 22, 2009.
- W.A. Hendrickson (2013) Jerome Karle (1918–2013), Nature 499(7459), pp 410.
- Jerome Karle, who shared the 1985 Nobel Prize in chemistry, dies at 94. Accessed June 14, 2013.
Other websites[change | change source]
- 2005 Video Interview with Jerome Karle by the Atomic Heritage Foundation Voices of the Manhattan Project